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There are many societies and organizations in the United States that may have information of value to your genealogical research. There are also some societies in Mexico and in the country to which your ancestor immigrated that may have useful information. You may find it helpful to join one of these societies and support their efforts.

Genealogical Societies[edit | edit source]

There are several genealogical societies that emphasize Mexican research. Most of these societies publish periodicals, transcripts, and compiled genealogies and may have special indexes, collections and projects. Some publish queries about Mexican ancestors or maintain a list of members’ research interests. Some specialize in the immigrants to a specific area.

The following are a few societies that may be of interest:

Genealogia Mexico
Telephone: +52 81 1191 6334

Genealogical Society of Hispanic America
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 81005-0534
Pueblo, CO 81005

Spanish American Genealogical Association
P.O. Box 794
Corpus Christi, TX 78403-0794
Telephone: 512-855-1183

The Hispanic Genealogical Society of New York
Murray Hill Station
P.O. Box 818
New York, NY 10156-0602

Hispanic Genealogical Society
P. O. Box 231271
Houston, TX 77223-1271

Society of Hispanic Historical and Ancestral Research
P. O. Box 4911
Anaheim, CA 92803
Telephone: 657-234-0242

New Mexico Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 8283
Albuquerque, NM 87198-8283
Telephone: 828-2514

Colorado Society of Hispanic Genealogy
2300 South Patton Court
Denver, CO 80219-5212

Hispanic Genealogy Society of Texas
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 231271
Houston, Texas 77223-1271

Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

Historical societies can be valuable sources of information. Each state has its own historical library. A listing of international libraries can be found in:

Mexico Historical Society

Tijuana History Museum can also be a source of the History of Mexico:


  • World Guide to Libraries. 2 vols. München, Germany: K.G. Saur, 1998. 13th ed. (FHL book 027.025 W893.)

Other Societies[edit | edit source]